The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta says social interventions introduced by the Akufo-Addo government have put almost billions of cedis in the pockets of Ghanaians
According to the Minister, government has embarked on several major initiatives which have benefitted of all citizens.
Mr. Ofori-Atta made the statement while presenting the 2020 budget statement in Parliament on Wednesday.
He said the Free SHS policy has saved parents a total of GHc1.8 billion, while farmers have also saved a total of GHc844 million as a result of the Plating for Food and Jobs programme
He added that a total of GHc357 million have been put in the pockets of teacher trainees as well.